Monthly Archives: January 2014

Coconut Layer Cake

January seems to be a long, cold and dreary month. Many people struggle to fight off post-holiday winter blues. Fortunately for us, we have three family birthdays in January to look forward to and celebrate. We have a big dinner … Continue reading

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Italian Lentil Soup

When I was a girl we often spent Sundays (after church services) visiting relatives, and wherever we went we were offered food. One of my aunts was a gifted cook. She did not have a huge or fancy repertoire, but … Continue reading

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Roasted Cauliflower with Olives

I have been experiencing post-holiday cooking burnout. It actually started on Christmas Eve, when I was overly tired after baking tons of cookies and other food. Our fish feast was about to begin when I mistakenly poured homemade eggnog into … Continue reading

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